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The Guardian Scholars Program is a comprehensive program with the goal of supporting former foster youth in their efforts to gain a college education. Santiago Canyon College Website: https://sccollege.edu/StudentServices/Outreach/Pages/Guardian-Scholars.aspx Phone: (714) 628-4709 Southwestern College Website: http://www.swccd.edu/index.aspx?page=2777 Phone: (619) 421-6700 ext. 5508 Email: aguaracha@swccd.edu Napa Valley College Website: https://www.napacoe.org/programs-schools-districts/foster-youth-education-services/ Phone: (707) 253-6954 Email: jpuhger@napacoe.org Skyline College Website: http://skylinecollege.edu/guardianscholars/ Phone: (650) 738-4319 Email: skygsp@smccd.edu Grossmont Community College Website: http://www.grossmont.edu/student-services/offices-and-services/fa/guardian-scholars.aspx Phone: (619) 644-7610 Email: Cindy.Castro@gcccd.edu City College of San Francisco Website: https://www.ccsf.edu/en/student-services/student-counseling/guardians-scholars-program.html Phone: (415) 239-3982 Email: evbautista@ccsf.edu Santa Ana College (formerly YESS program) Website: https://www.sac.edu/StudentServices/Yess/Pages/default.aspx Phone: (714) 564-6302 Email: EOPS@sac.edu Orange Coast College Website: http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu/student_services/guardian_scholars_MAPS/Pages/Home.aspx Phone: (714) 432-6877 Email: guardianscholars@occ.cccd.edu Cypress College Website: http://www.cypresscollege.edu/services/eops/GuardianScholars.aspx Phone: (714) 484-7238 Email: eops@cypresscollege.edu California State University, Bakersfield Website: http://www.csub.edu/gsp/ Phone: (661) 654-3215 Email: mdiaz_padilla@csub.edu California State University, Fullerton Website: http://www.fullerton.edu/guardianscholars/ Phone: (657) 278-4900 Email: guardianscholars@fullerton.edu California State University, Monterey Bay Website: https://csumb.edu/guardianscholars Phone: (831) 582-5148 Email: bamir@csumb.edu California State University, Sacramento Website: http://www.csus.edu/gs/index.html Phone: (916) 278-7837 Email: soua.lee@csus.edu California, Pepperdine Phone: 310-506-6237 Email: John.Miller@pepperdine.edu Loyola Marymount Phone: (310) 338-5252 Email: jellsper@lmu.edu San Diego State University Phone: (619) 594-0140 Email: mojica@mail.sdsu.edu San Francisco State University Website: http://www.sfsu.edu/~eop/gsp/ Phone: (415) 405-0546 Email: xvsz@sfsu.edu San Jose State University Website: http://www.sjsu.edu/eop/gsp/ Phone: (408) 924-1089 Email: rhonda.leiva@sjsu.edu University of California, Davis Website: http://success.ucdavis.edu/programs/gsp/index.html Phone: (530) 752-9301 Email: atbates@ucdavis.edu University of California, Irvine Website: https://www.orangewood4you.org/scholarship-application-new/ Phone: (949) 824-7328 Email: nschonfe@uci.edu University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Website: http://www.guardianscholars.ucla.edu/?_ga=2.4889971.1355570541.1501076978-1792535539.1501076978 Phone: (310) 206-3819 Email: eives@saonet.ucla.edu University of California, Merced Website: http://guardianscholars.ucmerced.edu/ Phone: (209) 228-4585 Email: cnies@ucmerced.edu University of California, Riverside Website: http://guardianscholars.ucr.edu/index.html Phone: (951) 827-4991 Email: tuppett.yates@ucr.edu University of California, San Diego Website: https://students.ucsd.edu/finances/financial-aid/types/scholarships/guardian.html Phone: (858) 534-3898 Email: aklein@ucsd.edu University of California, Santa Barbara Website: http://www.sa.ucsb.edu/guardianscholars/home Phone: (805) 893-3873 Email: lisa.przekop@sa.ucsb.edu University of Southern California Website: http://dornsife.usc.edu/trojan-guardian-scholars/ Phone: (213) 740-2531 Email: georges@dornsife.usc.edu